The Ultimate Guy’s Guide to Waco, Texas

If you’re headed to Waco, Texas for an ultimate girl’s weekend, but you have a group of guys tagging along that want nothing to do with it…we have a complete guy’s guide to Waco, sure to keep your group of guys happy and entertained!


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While you live it up with your girls doing the Magnolia thang, here’s what your man can do!


Why we love it: Axe throwing, BYOB. Enough said!


Why we love it: Sprawling entertainment venue with a high-tech driving range & swanky lounge with drinks & games.

Why we love it: A full-service indoor gun range, with the best selection and prices. Includes an event center, training, and a patio to relax with friends.

Why we love it: A 16-person pedal bike party bus with a u-shaped bar top provides a great communal, group activity for any locals or visitors to enjoy. Reservations required! 

Where to eat:


Why we love them: With a great patio overlooking the water and a full bar, this place is the perfect stop! You can choose to eat inside or outside. Slow Rise on the Brazos for live music, pizza, and drinks…what could be better?! 



Why we love them: An innovative concept that features six different local food trucks, an open-air pavilion, yard games, and climate-controlled seating so that the park can be enjoyed year-round.


Why we love them: The perfect sanctuary for sports, beer, and BBQ, priding itself on its local roots.



Why we love them: Texas-style chophouse crafting steaks, seafood & sushi plates in an elegant, wood-lined dining room.


Why we love them: Waco original located in Downtown Waco, with award winning cocktails. Voted Waco’s Best Brunch for multiple years.

Where to drink:


Why we love them: A brewery using the highest quality ingredients to create award-winning craft beers for every palate. 


Why we love them: A Waco institution dating back to the 1930’s. Cool sports bar with huge 18oz Big O beer! Watch the video!


Why we love them: A distillery offering tastings and tours in an old welding shop.  


Why we love them: Born in Waco, Brotherwell exists to serve the Central Texas community with locally crafted beer of the highest quality. Complete with a beer garden and tap room!

That’s it! Grab your best pals and take this list with you for the ultimate guy’s weekend in Waco, Texas! Make sure to tag us on social @moderntexaslivingwaco in all your adventures!

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